Veteran Benefits 

Veteran Benefits

If you qualify for the use of VA Benefits, please read through the requirements below:

  • All course starting and ending dates correspond with the online academic schedule
  • All flight courses are 16 weeks
  • If a flight course is not completed by the end of the 16 weeks, an incomplete may be requested from your professor (2 weeks before the end of the semester) and will be a maximum of 30 days from the end of the semester.
  • All unused VA funds remaining from a lab fee at the end of a semester will be returned to the VA do not carry over to the next course.
  • Authorized Training Aircraft must be the most economical aircraft for the required training.  Liberty University requires an aircraft with 180 HP or lower.
  • Full time online Veterans (12 credit hours) students may qualify for full Basic Allowance for Quarters (BAH) if enrolled in one of the flight courses listed below. Regulations require the BAH be funded at the rate of the online school main campus location which is Lynchburg, Virginia.
  • Max Hour Restrictions Per Course: In addition to the listed lab fees for each course, maximum hour limits are also prescribed areas. The student is responsible to track progression through their courses. If the limit is reached and funds remaining within the prescribed lab fee, training can only be accomplished in the areas that have not reached the limit. Please review the hourly limits posted at www.liberty.edu/FTA, as they may differ by FTA location.